Laid Back Seat Post

Discussion in 'Conversion Kit' started by Biscuit, Mar 13, 2011.

  1. jbsandlin

    jbsandlin New Member

    I have just finished my conversion kit project and had the bike out for test runs over the weekend. I would like to move my seat back to change the weight distribution. In order to do that I would need a slanted seat post. The ones that I am finding on the Internet do not seem like they would right. Does anyone have a suggestion?

  2. Biscuit

    Biscuit Member


    Pick up an extra seat post then cut a pie section out and reweld the post.
    That is what I did with my first conversion and it worked great.

  3. jbsandlin

    jbsandlin New Member


    Thank you for the advice. I have been working on my conversion and am surprised how the smallest of changes can make a dramatic change in how the bike rides. As a long time recumbent rider, 15 years, this is by far the best riding machine that I have ever been on.


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